A loan of $4,325 helps a member to buy more Beans, Sugar and Rice.


Amahoro B Cb Group's story

Olive is 34 years old and married with three children aged between 3 and 15 years. Her husband is a Driver. For the past five years she has owned a shop.

Olive is the leader of the group named AMAHORO B CB,in English means “Peace.” Group members sell different items and own a variety of businesses.

Olive will use her loan to buy more Beans, Sugar and Rice. With the profits from her sales she will pay school fees for their children and put away some savings.



Due to the global pandemic Urwego was not able to photograph all the members but Urwego was able to get one representative for the group photo.

In this group: Veronique, Theogene, Alphonsine, Valentine, Olive, Liliose, Esterie, Pubulia, Uwera, Oda, Mediatrice, Celestin, Claudette, Verene, Monique, Violette, Odette, Nyiramategeko, Aline, Niyonsenga, Francois, Eliezer, Solange, Alphonsine, Papy, Dieudonne


This loan is special because:

It provides financial opportunities to riskier Rwandan entrepreneurs who rely on social collateral.

Rachel Lewis, Kiva staff

Rachel Lewis
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.